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Alvin Buyinza '19 Published in The Washington Post

March 15, 2019

Alvin Buyinza (BA '19) published an article in The Washington Post titled, "Black like Kamala Harris: An identity dilemma for second-generation black immigrants" earlier this week. He began this...

Stephen Clingman to Deliver Invited Lecture at Oxford University

March 07, 2019

Stephen Clingman has been invited to present the Bram Fischer Memorial Lecture at Oxford University this coming October. This presitigious event is given every year at Rhodes House and is in...

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Trans Literature Today Featuring Joy Ladin (MFA '95) and Andrea Lawlor (MFA '12)

Bernie Dallas Room, Goodell Hall, University of Massachusetts Amherst
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm


jubilat/Jones hosts Diana Khoi Nguyen and Shayla Lawson

Goodwin Room, Jones Library, 43 Amity St., Amherst
3:00 pm


"Philomela as Victim: Philomela as Monster" with Daniel Armenti

650 East Pleasant St., Amherst
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

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Rachel Halpern '14

"For English majors, I would say trust yourself … Focus on the skills and the passions that can come out of you from taking a varied course load." Rachel Halpern earned a B.A. in English from UMass in 2014. She now works at Facebook as a content strategist.

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